Columbia Gorge

The American Empress Cruise the Columbia River Gorge aboard the American Empress with a special discount now offered with up to $500 off per person, plus a $100 on board credit. The special price is extended now through the end of March. The Northern Dream The Northern Dream Yacht is… Read More

Gorge-to-Table Dining Experience at Roots Farmacy

A new farm-to-table experience in the Columbia Gorge. Offering cooking classes, full dining experiences, overnight retreats. Using only locally sourced ingredients and many from their own backyard, you will be treated to a gourmet foodie experience like no other!

Beacon Rock State Park is located in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area about 35 miles east of Vancouver, Washington. It’s been closed due to its proximity of the Eagle Creek fire and the Archer Mountain fire, but we got some good news this afternoon from Washington State Parks…. Read More

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ColumbiaRiver | #AmericanEmpress The American Empress has become a welcome site on the Columbia River! The ship docks out of Vancouver, Washington, across the river from Portland, Oregon. In this photo, the ship is docked in Stevenson, WA. You can cruise the American Empress one 8-night journeys from… Read More